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  • Adnams Reveals “First Rate” Designs For Vodka and Premium Gin Brands Adnams, the English brewer and distiller, has revealed new and updated bottle designs for its Longshore Triple Malt Vodka and First Rate Triple Malt Dry Gin. The vodka, which was awarded the prestigious Vodka Trophy at the 2014 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC), and the gin are the latest spirits to receive a makeover [...]...
  • GEA to Build Asia’s Largest Milk Production Facility in India During the first quarter of 2017, GEA in India received an order from the AmulFed Dairy (formerly Mother Dairy) in Gandhinagar, a unit of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF). The order, said to be for a ‘lower double-digit, million-euro amount’, is for a new turnkey dairy plant for the production of 150 tonnes per [...]...
  • £6.5 Million Plant Gives Added Sparkle to English Spring Water Company A new bottling line is set to boost production of Harrogate Spring Water, the UK’s fastest-growing independent bottled water brand. Harrogate Water Brands has made the £6.5 million investment in the new plant with support from Enterprise Ventures SME Loans. The company has increased sales by more than 60 per cent in the past two years [...]...
  • Real Time Environmental Data Collection – Inside a Food Pack! EMCO Packaging has developed an advanced and highly sensitive data logger that collects environmental data actually from the inside of a food pack. It measures oxygen content, temperature, relative humidity & pressure and operates from the time the food is packed on the production line right through storage, transport and even whilst it is on [...]...
  • Klöckner Pentaplast Group Completes LINPAC Acquisition The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has completed its acquisition of LINPAC, a prominent film producer and converter for food packaging in Europe. The transaction creates a worldwide leader in the rigid and flexible film market, with annual revenues exceeding $2 billion. The combined group will provide complete packaging solutions to customers and, as one of the [...]...
  • Crown Brings to Life Exclusive Tins For NESCAFÉ® AZERA Coffee For the third consecutive year, Nestlé, maker of the NESCAFÉ® AZERA coffee brand, has teamed up with CROWN Aerosols & Specialty Packaging Europe, a business unit of Crown Holdings (www.crowncork.com), on the launch of a series of limited-edition tins. Created in collaboration with graphic design students from the University for the Creative Arts (UCA), UK, [...]...

Adnams Reveals “First Rate” Designs For Vodka and Premium Gin Brands

    Adnams Reveals “First Rate” Designs For Vodka and Premium Gin Brands

Adnams, the English brewer and distiller, has revealed new and updated bottle designs for its Longshore Triple Malt Vodka and First Rate Triple Malt Dry Gin. The vodka, which was awarded the prestigious Vodka Trophy at the 2014 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC), and the gin are the latest spirits to receive a makeover […]

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GEA to Build Asia’s Largest Milk Production Facility in India

    GEA to Build Asia’s Largest Milk Production Facility in India

During the first quarter of 2017, GEA in India received an order from the AmulFed Dairy (formerly Mother Dairy) in Gandhinagar, a unit of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF). The order, said to be for a ‘lower double-digit, million-euro amount’, is for a new turnkey dairy plant for the production of 150 tonnes per […]

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£6.5 Million Plant Gives Added Sparkle to English Spring Water Company

    £6.5 Million Plant Gives Added Sparkle to English Spring Water Company

A new bottling line is set to boost production of Harrogate Spring Water, the UK’s fastest-growing independent bottled water brand. Harrogate Water Brands has made the £6.5 million investment in the new plant with support from Enterprise Ventures SME Loans. The company has increased sales by more than 60 per cent in the past two years […]

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Real Time Environmental Data Collection – Inside a Food Pack!

    Real Time Environmental Data Collection – Inside a Food Pack!

EMCO Packaging has developed an advanced and highly sensitive data logger that collects environmental data actually from the inside of a food pack. It measures oxygen content, temperature, relative humidity & pressure and operates from the time the food is packed on the production line right through storage, transport and even whilst it is on […]

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Klöckner Pentaplast Group Completes LINPAC Acquisition

    Klöckner Pentaplast Group Completes LINPAC Acquisition

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has completed its acquisition of LINPAC, a prominent film producer and converter for food packaging in Europe. The transaction creates a worldwide leader in the rigid and flexible film market, with annual revenues exceeding $2 billion. The combined group will provide complete packaging solutions to customers and, as one of the […]

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Crown Brings to Life Exclusive Tins For NESCAFÉ® AZERA Coffee

For the third consecutive year, Nestlé, maker of the NESCAFÉ® AZERA coffee brand, has teamed up with CROWN Aerosols & Specialty Packaging Europe, a business unit of Crown Holdings (www.crowncork.com), on the launch of a series of limited-edition tins. Created in collaboration with graphic design students from the University for the Creative Arts (UCA), UK, […]

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DS Smith Solves e-commerce Supply Chain Challenges

    DS Smith Solves e-commerce Supply Chain Challenges

DS Smith, Europe’s leading packaging strategist, has revealed details of two major technological developments at one of Europe’s largest e-commerce events, #Deliver2 in Berlin.

DISCS™

An industry first, DISCS™ tests whether packages can survive the bumps and scrapes of the average e-commerce supply chain. Online orders sometimes need to survive up to 50 touch points, so packaging […]

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GEA Appoints Martine Snels as New Member to the Executive Board

    GEA Appoints Martine Snels as New Member to the Executive Board

Martine Snels.
The Supervisory Board of GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft has appointed Martine Snels to GEA’s Executive Board with effect from the beginning of October 2017. She will assume responsibility for GEA’s regions and countries organisation. Following her appointment, GEA will be headed by an Executive Board consisting of five members.
“We are delighted to welcome Martine Snels […]

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Atelier Dumon: A One Stop Shop Company – For Your Materials Pallet Handling Needs

    Atelier Dumon: A One Stop Shop Company – For Your Materials Pallet Handling Needs

Bespoke design and automation of material pallet handling solutions and hydraulic elevators is the core business of Atelier Dumon.
Atelier Dumon is a family owned company, based in Bruges, Belgium, specializing in internal goods moving systems, machinery and hydraulic elevators. For more than 60 years the company has been providing automatic solutions for production processes for […]

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Packaging Automation and Versatile Packaging Form New Tray Sealing Machinery Partnership in Irish Market

    Packaging Automation and Versatile Packaging Form New Tray Sealing Machinery Partnership in Irish Market

British manufacturer, Packaging Automation (PA) which has a virtually unrivalled reputation for quality and choice in the tray sealing market across the UK, and further afield is setting out on an exciting road which it hopes will give it similar prestige in targeted export markets.
The company has signed an exclusive agreement with Versatile Packaging based […]

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New Schütz Factory in Poland Officially Opened

    New Schütz Factory in Poland Officially Opened

On 22 June, the new Schütz Polska Sp. z o.o. factory was officially opened, and the inauguration was duly celebrated with a large event. At the beginning of December 2016, production of Schütz Ecobulks commenced at the 23,000-square-metre site in Zory, which is around 35 kilometres south of Katowice. An IBC reconditioning line was installed […]

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Separating Products From Packaging For Disposal or Recycling

    Separating Products From Packaging For Disposal or Recycling

The Atritor Turbo Separator de-packaging system is designed to separate packaging from its contents, increasing product recovery and cutting back on waste. Coventry-based Atritor has supplied over 180 systems worldwide, for a range of packaged waste recovery applications. The smallest of the range, the TS1260 was developed with the requirements of food production in mind.
Since […]

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CROWN Food Europe Wins Gold Award in 29th DuPont Awards For Packaging Innovation

    CROWN Food Europe Wins Gold Award in 29th DuPont Awards For Packaging Innovation

CROWN Food Europe, a business unit of Crown Holdings, has been honored with a Gold Award in the 29th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation for its easy-open foil sealed can. The Peelfit™ can, which enhances convenience, lightweighting and product protection, was highlighted as a standout product in the ‘technological advancement’ and ‘responsible packaging’ categories of […]

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Patak’s Paste Pots Unleash Indian Flavours Easily With Design by Hornall Anderson

    Patak’s Paste Pots Unleash Indian Flavours Easily With Design by Hornall Anderson

A new range of spice Paste Pots by Patak’s has launched into Morrison’s with contemporary packaging design by Hornall Anderson. To showcase the intense aromas and flavours generated by the paste pots and forge a sensory experience for the consumer, graphic squirls feature on the front of pack.
Patak’s wanted to communicate the benefits of its […]

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Ishida RVE Multihead Weighers Raise the Bar

    Ishida RVE Multihead Weighers Raise the Bar

Ishida is launching a new series of mid-range multihead weighers for the high performance weighing of free-flowing and semi-sticky products for a large number of dry, fresh and frozen food applications.
The new Ishida RVE range is available in a wide choice of models – including 10, 14, 16 and 20 head models – together with […]

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Ferrarelle SpA – A ‘Single Format’ Line of 40,000 bph

    Ferrarelle SpA – A ‘Single Format’ Line of 40,000 bph

Ferrarelle SpA, one of the most important Italian mineral water bottlers, confirmed its trust in Parma-based ACMI for the construction of an innovative PET line of 40,000 bottles per hour. The line was installed in the Riardo plant, in the province of Caserta (Italy), and is dedicated to the production of the famous 1.5 litre […]

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Easy Packaging Solutions is New Licensee of PacXpert™ Packaging Technology for Southern Europe and Belgium

    Easy Packaging Solutions is New Licensee of PacXpert™ Packaging Technology for Southern Europe and Belgium

As one of the leading materials solutions providers to the packaging industry, the Packaging & Specialty Plastics business of The Dow Chemical Company has announced that Easy Packaging Solutions, a leading converter in the French packaging market, is the newest licensee of Dow’s PacXpert™ Packaging Technology. As a licensee, Easy Packaging Solutions (EPS) will be […]

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Ishida Helps Turkish Dried Fruit Packer

    Ishida Helps Turkish Dried Fruit Packer

An Ishida IX-GA-4075 X-ray inspection system is providing Turkish dried fruit packer Anatolia AS with a final comprehensive quality inspection for its bulk packing operation. Based in Izmir, Anatolia supplies a wide range of products, including sultanas, raisins, apricots, dates, figs, currents and dried mixed fruit, which are exported worldwide.
The rising popularity of pre-packed dried […]

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Harrogate Water Backs Keep Britain Tidy Campaign

    Harrogate Water Backs Keep Britain Tidy Campaign

Amid growing concern about plastic litter, Keep Britain Tidy has teamed up with Harrogate Water in a joint campaign to promote greater recycling of plastic water bottles. It follows independent research, jointly commissioned by Keep Britain Tidy and Harrogate Water, which shows an overwhelming majority of bottled water consumers want to do the right thing […]

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OAL to Build New APRIL Robotics Production Facility

    OAL to Build New APRIL Robotics Production Facility

OAL are building a new state of the art facility to support their APRIL Robotics Systems in Peterborough, UK. The new facility supports a growing order book as food manufacturers seek to avoid rising costs in the UK and Europe through significant productivity improvements.
Currently, 529,800 people globally are associated with the common repetitive task of […]

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New RF Auto Codes Troublesome ‘Lift-the-flap’ Sleeves With Ease

    New RF Auto Codes Troublesome ‘Lift-the-flap’ Sleeves With Ease

Responding to the coding and handling challenges of the latest ‘lift-the-flap’ style luxury pack sleeve, Rotech will launch its new off-line RF Auto sleeve and carton friction feeder at PPMA 2017 (stand A37). This offline sleeve coding solution for overprinting essential information, such as batch numbers and use-by dates, accurately handles the latest cardboard watch […]

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PPMA Show 2017 Returns to Reveal the Best of Manufacturing Innovation

    PPMA Show 2017 Returns to Reveal the Best of Manufacturing Innovation

The PPMA Show, the UK’s unmissable, free-to-attend, processing and packaging machinery exhibition, returns to the NEC from 26-28 September to provide manufacturers with insights into the latest machinery products, technologies and materials. Registration is now open and easier than ever before – taking less than three minutes for attendees to secure their place to join […]

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tna Breaks Boundaries With Launch of New Ultra-high Speed Case Packer

  tna Breaks Boundaries With Launch of New Ultra-high Speed Case Packer

Tna has launched the tna ropac® 5, a ground-breaking, ultra-high-speed case packer for flexible bags that is capable of industry-leading speeds of up to 300 bags per minute. Part of tna’s performance 5.0 packaging system, the new tna ropac 5 is the first and only side-load case packer in the world that uses tna’s unique, […]

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Purple Patch Cereals’ Stunning New Packs From Qualvis

  Purple Patch Cereals’ Stunning New Packs From Qualvis

Leading print and packaging business, Qualvis, has created a new range of eye-catching packs for Purple Patch Cereals. The new cartons have a hot air balloon theme, displaying bold and vibrant colours, with purple being dominant throughout to reinforce the brand’s identity.
The cereals come in four different flavours: Honey Nut Granola, Honey Nut & Fruit […]

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Bosch Opens Customer Solutions Centre in the Netherlands

  Bosch Opens Customer Solutions Centre in the Netherlands

Bosch Packaging Technology has opened its new customer solutions centre at Weert in the Netherlands, to help food and non-food producers maximize the value of their operations when selecting a complete vertical system solution for their packaging operation. At the centre, Bosch displays a selection of systems for the confectionery, chocolate, nuts, snacks and powder […]

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Tetra Pak Uses More Than One Third Renewable Electricity

  Tetra Pak Uses More Than One Third Renewable Electricity

Tetra Pak, the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company, has announced that it now uses renewable electricity for more than a third of its total annual consumption worldwide. This is up from 22% in 2015.
Key to this achievement was the purchase earlier this year of International Renewable Energy Certificates (I-RECs) for all its […]

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Gebo Cermex Wins Best Modular Machine Award at Interpack 2017

  Gebo Cermex Wins Best Modular Machine Award at Interpack 2017

Following a global launch at Interpack 2017, Gebo Cermex has announced that its CareSelect™ bottle infeed system has won the ‘Modular Machines’ category of the ‘Best Future Machine Award’ sponsored by Rockwell Automation. CareSelect™ is a patented universal and modular shaped-bottle infeed and collating system for robotic or traditional case packers, powered by Rockwell Automation’s […]

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DS Smith Helps Royal Unibrew Sail to Success

  DS Smith Helps Royal Unibrew Sail to Success

DS Smith has designed and created an eye-catching Viking ship display to help Royal Unibrew’s export brand, Faxe Beer, improve brand recognition among customers in Europe. Faxe Beer, Royal Unibrew’s latest brand, is still a growing product in markets outside of Denmark. The beverage producer approached DS Smith for a dramatic, in-store display to raise […]

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APRIL Secures £449,850 Innovate UK Government Project

  APRIL Secures £449,850 Innovate UK Government Project

OAL Group has secured a £448,850 Innovate UK funded project to further develop its APRIL™ robotics material handling systems for food manufacturers. The new project focuses on overcoming the well documented productivity challenges food manufacturers face preparing ingredients. It will be led by engineers from OAL in partnership with the University of Lincoln and will utlise […]

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Food Processing Veteran Joins AB Systems as New Sales Director

  Food Processing Veteran Joins AB Systems as New Sales Director

AB Systems is meeting growing demand for its award-winning materials handling and process cooling services with the appointment of Milton Shelley (pictured) to the role of Sales Director. A highly experienced and well-known figure in the food processing arena, Mr Shelley is charged with delivering technical sales services to AB Systems’ wide client base, a […]

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Meyn, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC Agree on Co-operation

  Meyn, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC Agree on Co-operation

Meyn Food Processing Technology, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC have completed a strategic alliance. A memorandum of understanding has been signed by representatives of the companies involved. The three companies are worldwide leaders in their particular spheres, and have agreed on co-operation with the aim of offering their customers even greater benefits. The objective is to offer […]

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Loma Systems Launches Final Generation IQ4 Metal Detection Series

  Loma Systems Launches Final Generation IQ4 Metal Detection Series

Further underlining its position at the forefront of high performance inspection equipment for the global food and pharmaceutical markets, LOMA SYSTEMS® (www.loma.com) has launched its revolutionary new IQ4 series of next generation metal detection systems. The cutting-edge technology offers improved sensitivity compared to previous models and a plethora of exciting ‘industry first’ features purpose designed […]

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Packaging Automation Shortlisted For 2017 E3 Business Awards

  Packaging Automation Shortlisted For 2017 E3 Business Awards

UK-based tray sealing and pot filling manufacturer, Packaging Automation Ltd has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2017 E3 Business Awards, which will be held at the Macron Stadium in Bolton on Thursday 13th July 2017.
The company, which is the leading manufacturer and exporter of specialist food packaging machinery was selected from amongst hundreds […]

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Mondi Shares Insights into Food Packaging Conformity

  Mondi Shares Insights into Food Packaging Conformity

Organised by the Non-profit Food Initiative for Austria (GLi) and the Hygienicum institute, the 3rd Symposium for Food Safety took place in Graz, Austria, from 6th to 7th April 2017. The international packaging and paper company Mondi supported the event as a sponsor and expert with a workshop themed: ‘Conformity in food packaging’. Dr. Johannes […]

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Quorn Products Officially Registered as Vegan

  Quorn Products Officially Registered as Vegan

The UK’s largest producer of healthy meat alternatives, Quorn, has registered its entire Vegan Range with the Vegan Trademark, calling the logo the ‘cherry on top’ of a very successful launch. Some of the products have been available throughout the UK since October 2016 but the new registration gives extra credibility and assurance to consumers […]

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New Flexible Packaging Industry Consortium to Bring Circular Economy Solutions

  New Flexible Packaging Industry Consortium to Bring Circular Economy Solutions

CEFLEX is a new project organized by a consortium of European companies representing the entire value chain of flexible packaging. The project mission is to make flexible packaging even more relevant to the circular economy by advancing better system design solutions which result from the collaboration of the companies represented in the consortium. It continues […]

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Tetra Pak Pioneers New Generation of Digital Technologies to Boost Efficiency for Customers

  Tetra Pak Pioneers New Generation of Digital Technologies to Boost Efficiency for Customers

Tetra Pak is transforming its Services by pioneering the use of the latest digital technologies. The company has launched a suite of new services for its customers, focusing on improving the ability to predict machine errors, accelerating response times, and giving the customer faster, direct access to Tetra Pak’s global expertise.
Powered by Microsoft technology, these […]

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Dry Running High-speed Can Line With Rexnord PSX Material

  Dry Running High-speed Can Line With Rexnord PSX Material

A large beer brewery in South Africa is operating a 90.000 c/h can filling line, installed in 2013. The line is equipped completely with Rexnord “Flush Grid” MatTop® conveyor chains in PSX® material in combination with Magnetflex curves in ULF material (“Combi-X”). Rexnord PSX material selected for this project as a result of the need […]

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Interpack 2017 – 4-10 May – Düsseldorf

  Interpack 2017 – 4-10 May – Düsseldorf

Interpack 2017 is recording the highest demand among exhibitors in its history of over 55 years. By the official closing date of this outstanding international event for the packaging industry and related processing industries, exhibitors had booked about 20% more space than was available at the exhibition centre with its 262,400 square metres in 19 […]

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Admix Announces Product Line-up For Interpack

  Admix Announces Product Line-up For Interpack

Admix Europe ApS will be showcasing several flagship products along with new mixing services specials at the Interpack Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany on 4-10 May. With thousands of installations around the world in food, beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities, Admix sets the global standard in sanitary mixing across countless applications.
For 100% wetting out […]

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Primoreels Has Revolutionised Production of Ultra Filtrated White Cheese

  Primoreels Has Revolutionised Production of Ultra Filtrated White Cheese

By replacing the traditional permeable membrane with a specially developed impermeable membrane, Primoreels has radically simplified the process of producing UF white cheese.
Salting UF cast cheese using permeable membranes is a cumbersome process that requires two turns of the containers.
Primoreels has devised a two-part solution comprising:

a special impermeable membrane which eliminates the need to turn […]

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CPM Wolverine Proctor – A Total Solution Supplier For Breakfast Cereal Manufacturers

  CPM Wolverine Proctor – A Total Solution Supplier For Breakfast Cereal Manufacturers

By Robin Holding, Commercial Director, CPM Wolverine Proctor Ltd
The breakfast cereal industry sector has seen a steady growth over the last few decades with new markets such as Asia and Eastern Europe developing a taste for traditional breakfast cereals. However, in recent times, the major cereal manufacturers have been challenged by calls for recipe changes, […]

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Automation and Data Solutions For the Confectionery, Chocolate & Snack Industries

  Automation and Data Solutions For the Confectionery, Chocolate & Snack Industries

Established over 35 years ago, A.M.P Rose is one of the world’s leading machine builders, process and packaging solutions provider for the confectionery, chocolate and snack industries, all of which will be on display at this year’s Interpack exhibition.
The company continues to further develop new and exciting range of factory automation machinery, both with and […]

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Connect and Automate at Interpack 2017 With OAL

  Connect and Automate at Interpack 2017 With OAL

Experience how you can integrate and automate your factory to protect your brand with OAL Connected at Interpack 2017, Düsseldorf, Hall 5, Stand B28. The all in one software package helps food manufacturers get more from their factories by improving safety, monitoring performance and productivity, protecting packaging and date codes and providing traceability, ERP validation and […]

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Measom Freer Still Going Strong 80 Years On!

  Measom Freer Still Going Strong 80 Years On!

When Gordon & Eve Freer started a business selling buttons in 1937, little did they know that 80 years later their thriving business would still be going from strength to strength. Now in its third generation Measom Freer & Co Ltd still have the same ethos of good customer care at their core, allowing them […]

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Aquapak Helps Food Manufacturers (Dis)-Solve Plastic Packaging Waste

  Aquapak Helps Food Manufacturers (Dis)-Solve Plastic Packaging Waste

Sustainable plastics manufacturer Aquapak Polymers Limited is helping food manufacturers (dis)-solve the issue of how to reduce its plastic packaging waste. Last year in the UK only a third of plastic packaging was recycled, with the remaining two thirds being buried in landfill sites or burnt in incinerators.
Although the recycling rate for plastic bottles is […]

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Full Range of Tetra Pak eBeam-based Filling Machines Now Available

  Full Range of Tetra Pak eBeam-based Filling Machines Now Available

Tetra Pak has announced that the full range of Tetra Pak® E3 machines, which is based on the revolutionary eBeam technology, is now ready for customer rollout. This means that customers can now produce all types of beverage products on an eBeam-based filling machine, both ambient and chilled, and in family or portion sized packages.
Charles […]

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Klöckner Pentaplast to Acquire LINPAC

  Klöckner Pentaplast to Acquire LINPAC

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group, a global leader in rigid plastic film and packaging solutions, has signed a binding agreement to acquire LINPAC Group, an important film producer and converter for food packaging in Europe. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction will create a global leader in the rigid and flexible film […]

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For healthier food choices just tap the APP!

  For healthier food choices just tap the APP!

Consensus Action on Salt & Health (CASH), a healthier diet pressure group, in collaboration The George Institute of Global Health (TGI) and other leading UK nutrition experts have launched a free and simple to use app for Smartphone called FoodSwitch to help you find out what’s in the food you’re eating.
Many foods can be high […]

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Bakkavor Relaunches Tesco Indian Ready Meals in Perforated Snap Packs From Faerch Plast

  Bakkavor Relaunches Tesco Indian Ready Meals in Perforated Snap Packs From Faerch Plast

Bakkavor Meals Sutton Bridge has recently relaunched its Tesco’s Indian Kitchen Meal for One range in perforated two-compartment trays from sole supplier, Faerch Plast, a leading manufacturer of high performance plastic packaging for the European food industry. The change of packaging format allows the microwaveable main meal and pilau rice accompaniment to be heated separately […]

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Four PET Lines With High Flexibility

  Four PET Lines With High Flexibility

ACMI has installed in one of the South American plants of the Coca-Cola Femsa Group four PET lines of the latest generation each able to handle 12 different formats. Of the four lines, the first installed in chronological order have a nominal filling capacity of 31,500 bottles per hour, while the last two reach a […]

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Tna to Double Production Line Speeds With New Ultra-high Speed Systems

  Tna to Double Production Line Speeds With New Ultra-high Speed Systems

Tna has launched performance 5.0, a revolutionary new approach to high-speed production line performance ahead of this year’s interpack in Düsseldorf, Germany. Comprising a brand new high performance vertical packaging system, high-speed multi-head scale and the world’s fastest case packer for flexible bags, tna performance 5.0 gives food manufacturers the innovation and efficiency they need […]

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Nitro Hotfill First For 38mm Neck Format

  Nitro Hotfill First For 38mm Neck Format

Esterform has pioneered the use of a 38mm wide neck preform for juice brands Fortuna and Pysio.
Nitro Hotfill technology offers brand owner Fortuna Sp zoo an alternative to aseptic filling.
Until now the process technology has only been applied to narrower neck formats, but preform pioneers Esterform have designed and developed a stable 38mm neck format […]

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Asda the First UK Supermarket to Improve Vegan Labelling

  Asda the First UK Supermarket to Improve Vegan Labelling

Asda has paved the way as the first UK supermarket to approach The Vegan Society with intention to improve the labelling of its vegan products – including vodka. The retail giant has started putting the Vegan Trademark on 16 different items, some of which have already reached the supermarket shelves, causing positive social media reactions. […]

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